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St Mary (Battersea) 1890

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Battersea]

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Tar Paving During the past year the old tar paving in several
roads has been taken up and paved with new tar
paving, and portions of the gravel paths have been tar paved.
A number of roads have been dressed and topped with shell at
a total cost of £1,580 3s. 6d.

The following is a list of footpaths that have been partly tar paved or completed:—

Name of Road or StreetArea in sup. yards.£s.d.
Victoria Road (west side)3945 2/9394105
Culvert Road1269 7/9126196
York Place, York Road184 2/91885
Tyneham Road41 2/9425
Northcote Road12 6/9154
Bolingbroke Grove36 1/93122
Christ Church Gardens295 4/929109
Sheldrick Street308 3/930168
Seldon Street266 6/926134
Tidbury Street3833861
Sussex Street562 3/95647
Battersea Park Rd. (by Havelock Terr.)151 1/91523
Andoe Road (by Timber Yard)54 1/9584
Sewell Road65 1/96103
Salcott Road12 4/9147
Wakehurst Road83 3/9868
Sleaford Street1 1/9023
Frances Street5 5/90111
Candahar Road60120
Shelgate Road3 5/9070
Lombard Road (by Green Lane)128 3/912168
Green Lane (by Lombard Road)54 1/9583
Mallinson Road50100
Longhedge Street6 6/90134
Carried forward788 14/9£78824